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Kay Redfield Jamison Discusses "Mood and Madness."

Psychologist Kay Redfield Jamison is an authority on manic-depression, and the author of the 1993 book Touched with Fire: Manic-Depressive Illness and the Artistic Temperament, (Free Press/MacMillan). Recently Jamison disclosed her own 30-year battle with manic-depression in the new memoir, An Unquiet Mind: A Memoir of Moods and Madness (Knopf). Jamison is Professor of Psychiatry at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

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Other segments from the episode on September 14, 1995

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, September 14, 1995: Interview with Kay Redfield Jamison; Interview with Kaye Gibbons.

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